Lot 119: MABEL ALVAREZ | Woman with Parasol
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Oil on canvas, canvas is not lined. Surface: In generally good condition aside from scattered areas of craquelure and thinly painted in areas. UNDER UV: a 1 inch vertical line of inpainting at the figures middle thigh and a 3 inch line of inpainting on her skirt.
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Adamson-Duvannes Galleries, Los Angeles
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Dimensions: 24 by 20 inches
Exhibited: Los Angeles, California, Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University; Newport Beach, California, Orange County Museum of Art, Mabel Alvarez 1892-1985: A Retrospective, 1999, no. 8
Medium: oil on canvas